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Can migraine headaches be triggered by a change in diet?
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Dr. Damien Luviano
Ophthalmology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Before you label your headache a migraine see a physician.
Migraines can be triggered by foods, stress, sleep cycles, hormones, moods, and much more. Webmd has good sources.

In brief: Yes
Before you label your headache a migraine see a physician.
Migraines can be triggered by foods, stress, sleep cycles, hormones, moods, and much more. Webmd has good sources.
Dr. Damien Luviano
Dr. Damien Luviano
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Migraine attacks may be triggered by many things--perfume, food or lack of it (skipping meals etc.
.), lack of sleep, stress are common culprits. Some females have menstrual migraines--meaning they get migraines during/around their periods. So, can a change of diet trigger migraine? Yes. Keep a headache log, check with your doc! good luck.

In brief: Yes
Migraine attacks may be triggered by many things--perfume, food or lack of it (skipping meals etc.
.), lack of sleep, stress are common culprits. Some females have menstrual migraines--meaning they get migraines during/around their periods. So, can a change of diet trigger migraine? Yes. Keep a headache log, check with your doc! good luck.
Dr. Bac Nguyen
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